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Little Island House: Two-apts., rent one or both

Little Island House, Upstairs and Downstairs apts., each sleeps 2.
4.5 of 5 bubbles
Very good
9 reviews
Little Island House, Upstairs and Downstairs apts., each sleeps 2.
Arrive, and park
Garden path
View from the deck at mid-tide
Bass Harbor village, and boardwalk, viewed from Upstairs deck.
Upstairs deck
Sliding glass doors (entrance to Upstairs), entering into living room.
Upstairs apt. living room.  Sliding glass door to left open to deck and view of outer islands.
Upstairs apt. fireplace, between living & dining areas.  Wonderful place to put your feet up.
Upstairs living room
Upstairs dining area
Stairway to third floor bedroom of Upstairs apt.
Upstairs kitchen, new in 2015
Upstairs kitchen
Upstairs kitchen
Upstairs bedroom skylight
Upstairs bedroom, queen size bed
Upstairs bedroom, with louvered window to cathedral ceiling over living room
Upstairs bathroom
Downstairs living room, viewed from sliding glass door to deck.
Kitchen area beyond living room
Fireplace and sliding glass doors, Downstairs
Living room and kitchen windows, Downstairs
View from living room, kitchen, Downstairs
View from living room to head of harbor, Downstairs
View from one kitchen window, Downstairs
View from sliding glass door, Downstairs
View from sliding glass door, Downstairs
Bedroom with queen-size bed
Downstairs bedroom. deck and water beyond
View from harbor-side bedroom, Downstairs
View toward dock from harbor-side bedroom
Downstairs bedroom with twin beds, with front gardens beyond
Twin beds, Downstairs
View from garden-side bedroom, Downstairs
Garden in front of Downstairs entrance
Garden near parking area
View to the north, up the head of the harbor.
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Overview
Rental Home -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Bass Harbor, Tremont, Mount Desert Island, Maine
Little Island House has an UPSTAIRS and a DOWNSTAIRS apartment.<BR><BR>The UPSTAIRS apartment is entered by the outside stairway to the deck and sliding glass door. The deck continues around the corner across the entire harbor-facing side of the house. Inside, the living room and dining room area has cathedral ceiling and skylight with a granite floor-to-ceiling fireplace. Large windows are all around; the sliding glass door completes the panoramic view. The kitchen--newly renovated in 2015--is well supplied, with a great view of its own. The bedroom, with skylight, is on the third floor and has a queen-size bed. The bathroom/shower is around the corner from the kitchen. The apartment sleeps two.<BR><BR>The DOWNSTAIRS apartment has two bedrooms, one on the harbor side with queen-size bed, and one on the garden side... Read more
About the Owner, Charlene S
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 29 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2011
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 9 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #FKN2075706 by: FlipKey
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Meerungeh...
Harrison, Arkansas
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 19, 2016 for a stay in June 2016

I took my mother for a trip to Maine where she's wanted to go all of her life. We certainly weren't disappointed in choosing the Little Island House! So quiet and peaceful! With such wonderful views and gracious, helpful and friendly owners, this rental was exactly what I was looking for; and so well stocked! I wish I could have reviewed this as a "4.5", instead of a "4." The ONLY thing keeping me from...

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It was so nice seeing you and your mom on the deck, or heading out to the park. Not much I can do about the sound of footsteps upstairs. It's all carpeted, but the sound does come through. Nevertheless, glad you got to show your mom Maine.

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lori103
Stamford, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

We enjoyed our stay at this house on the quiet side. The setting makes for a wonderful retreat, the beautiful garden, the water gently washing over the rocks, and views of the harbor. We stayed in the downstairs apartment, which is beautifully decorated and well-stocked from the bookshelf, to the kitchen to the bathrooms. This was the most well-stocked rental we have stayed in, it had all the essentials and a little extra, even a...

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Daniel H
Rockville, Maryland
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2014 for a stay in August 2014
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people found this review helpful

We searched for a place with 3 bedrooms, and found this house. We read how it is configured, one bedroom and two down. The writeup seems to have changed since we booked back in May, but what's going on is this. The owners have divided the house into two different properties. The rates you see are for HALF a house. The properties should be called "Little Island 2BR downstairs apartment", and "Little Island 1BR upstairs...

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Management response:

I apologized for the mistaken idea these people had, but couldn't hide my amazement that they apparently did not take time to read even the first line of the website's description of our home when they made their reservation. In my 28 years here as owner of this rental, I have never had anyone make this mistake. The main argument...

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Yard
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stove
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
    Ask
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Dates Min stay Per week
Default 7 nights
$1,550
Fees
  • Refundable cleaning fee: $50 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Additional fees may apply: State Lodging Tax 8% of rent
Cleaning fee, refundable, $50
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bar Harbor: 14.9 mi
Ferry: Swans Is. Ferry: 0.1 mi
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 1.5 mi.
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